The Rain Tree
Written by Lee Seow Ser | Illustrated by Jafri Janif
Upset by a quarrel with his brother, Chong escapes to a secret place. As he connects with some lovely things, he relaxes with many happy thoughts of his mother's love and his dear friend - the Rain Tree - before finally taking a simple, gracious step to make up with Meng.
A heartwarming, original tale about the beauty of trees and mother-child bonds, this book celebrates Rain Trees in Singapore, Mother Nature, mothers and children. The book also highlights how Singapore's first Prime Minister, Lee Kuan Yew, launched the Tree Planting Campaign.